George Wilkes brings over 40 years of playing and teaching experience to the Best in Music Education Center. He is proficient in both acoustic and electric guitar, and is a popular teacher for students of all ages.
While George is an accountant by profession, he is a musician by choice. He has been the lead guitarist in local bands for more than 35 years. His proficiency includes: Rock and Roll, Country, Blues, Folk, and Jazz music.
George teaches his students the basics of guitar, including tuning, chording, reading music, and even singing. He believes that singing and learning through songs is a natural progression and the most entertaining method of learning the technical aspects of music and technique.
George encourages his students to grow within their musical interests and areas by teaching them to develop musical skills through both reading and listening to selected pieces of music.
The Best in Music Education Center loves having George on our teaching staff!